12 days in Ireland Itinerary

12 days in Ireland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Dublin
— 3 nights
2
Westport
— 2 nights
3
Liscannor
— 1 night
4
Dingle
— 2 nights
5
Kilkenny
— 3 nights

3
nights
Dublin

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Kilmainham Gaol Museum, stop by Temple Bar, walk around St Stephens Green, and examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Dublin online tour itinerary planner.

Pune, India to Dublin is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 5.5 hours. In July in Dublin, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Westport.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

2
nights
Westport

Westport ©
Renowned for its Georgian architecture, Westport sits in the shadows of Croagh Patrick, considered the holiest mountain in Ireland.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Westport House, thenride a horse along Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Mon): cruise along Atlantic Drive on Achill Island, thenstroll through The Great Western Greenway, and then ride a horse along Drummindoo Stud.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Westport trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Dublin to Westport in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Liscannor.

Things to do in Westport

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden
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Drummindoo Stud ©
Drummindoo Stud
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden ©
Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre ©
Carrowholly Stables & Trekking Centre

1
night
Liscannor

Liscannor ©
Liscannor is a coastal village in County Clare, Ireland.GeographyLying on the west coast of Ireland, on Liscannor Bay, the village is located on the R478 road between Lahinch, to the east, and Doolin, to the north. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at The Great Hunger Memorial, contemplate the long history of Poulnabrone Dolmen, tee off at Lahinch Golf Club, look for gifts at Moher Cottage, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Cliffs of Moher, and finally hike along Hag's Head.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Liscannor day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Westport to Liscannor takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Liscannor are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Dingle.

Things to do in Liscannor

Outdoors Golf Parks

Side Trips

Lahinch Golf Club, The Great Hunger Memorial, Poulnabrone Dolmen
Highlights from your plan
Lahinch Golf Club ©
Lahinch Golf Club
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Poulnabrone Dolmen ©
Poulnabrone Dolmen

2
nights
Dingle

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
On the 8th (Wed), take a memorable drive along Slea Head Drive and then explore the ancient world of Gallarus Oratory. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Thu): head outdoors with Dingle Peninsula, thenadmire nature's wide array of creatures at Dingle Oceanworld, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Dingle online trip maker.

You can drive from Liscannor to Dingle in 3.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors Scenic Drive Wildlife

Side Trips

Slea Head Drive, Dingle Peninsula
Highlights from your plan
Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
Dingle Peninsula ©
Dingle Peninsula
Dolphin & Whale Watching

3
nights
Kilkenny

Kilkenny ©
The country's smallest city in terms of population, Kilkenny boasts a rich cultural heritage and diverse tourist attractions that include well-preserved medieval architecture, exciting nightlife, a vibrant culinary scene, and abundant shopping opportunities.
On the 10th (Fri), step into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle, look for gifts at Smithwick's Retail Store, take in nature's colorful creations at Rothe House and Garden, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Smithwick's Experience, thentake in the exciting artwork at VALERIE WALSHE CONTEMPORARY, and finally get outside with Go With The Flow - River Adventures. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Black Abbey, appreciate the history behind Kells Priory, thensteep yourself in history at Jerpoint Park, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jerpoint Abbey, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Woodstock House and Gardens.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Kilkenny road trip tool.

You can drive from Dingle to Kilkenny in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. July in Kilkenny sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Kells Priory
Highlights from your plan
Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Go With The Flow - River Adventures
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Kells Priory ©
Kells Priory

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